Last week, the Tax Foundation released a paper titled, “Reexamining the Tax Exemption of Municipal Bond Interest,” which argued that lawmakers should consider reforming the current tax treatment of municipal bond...
- State Revenues Per Capita, Fiscal Years 2007-2011
State Revenues Per Capita, Fiscal Years 2007-2011
Key Findings 17 states, primarily in the southeastern U.S., will hold a sales tax holiday in 2016, down from a peak of 19 states in 2010. Sales tax holidays do not promote economic growth or significantly increase consumer purchases; the...
Sales taxes in the United States are levied not only by state governments but also by city, county, tribal, and special district governments. In many cases these local sales taxes can have a profound impact on the total rate that consumers...
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